There’s plenty of material (documentation, blogs, books) out there that’ll help you write a site using Django… but then what? You’ve still got to test, deploy, monitor, and tune the site; failure at deployment time means all your beautiful code is for naught.
This tutorial examines how best to cope when the Real World intrudes on your carefully designed website. I’ll cover:
Along the way, I’ll discuss what’s behind some of sites I’ve got in production right now, especially the problems I ran into and how we solved them. I’ll also critique any production environments tutorial attendees would like to share with us.
This talk is designed for developers and system administrators who deploy Python-based web applications. I expect attendees to have a familiarity with Python, but much of the material will not be language specific, so those without Python experience should be able to following along.
In a similar vein, this talk will focus on Django, but the material could be useful to anyone looking to deploy web applications based on dynamic languages.
You already know some Perl. You’ve read a book, written a few scripts, maybe even a module, but are you sure you’re doing it right? Languages and techniques evolve over time, and Perl is no exception.
This detailed tutorial will cover many of the best modern and practical techniques in Perl, including:
Join internationally acclaimed speaker Paul Fenwick, and White Camel Award winner Jacinta Richardson, as they examine some of the best modern Perl techniques you can use today.
A knowledge of Perl’s basic language features is assumed.
20th–24th July 2009